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Re: [VE][html5] error in line 3

From: Jukka K. Korpela <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>
Date: Wed, 28 Nov 2012 16:32:20 +0200
Message-ID: <50B62074.7010406@cs.tut.fi>
To: Monte Vale Pereiro Portugal <montevalepereiro@live.nl>
CC: www-validator@w3.org
2012-11-27 18:42, Monte Vale Pereiro Portugal wrote:

> Validating http://www.montevalepereiro.com/
> Error [html5]: ""
>  1. Error/Line/3
>     <http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.montevalepereiro.com%2F&charset=%28detect+automatically%29&doctype=Inline&ss=1&outline=1&group=0&user-agent=W3C_Validator%2F1.3#line-3>/,
>     Column 67/:*Stray end tag html.*

The error message is rather cryptic and surprising, especially since the 
tag is clearly a start tag.

But luckily the real error and its fix its simple: the document has now 
the <head> tag before the <html ...> tag, and it must appear after it.

After fixing this, a large number of other errors will be reported, but 
many of them seem to be easy to fix (e.g., space needs to be added 
between attribute specifications).

Received on Wednesday, 28 November 2012 14:32:51 UTC

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